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At AmeriStudent, one of our top priorities is providing the best and safest homestays in the international student industry. But can’t any company claim that they’re doing the same? What sets AmeriStudent apart from other homestay companies in the industry and how do we maintain integrity and accountability in this area? One way we do […]

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Occasionally, we’d like to feature some of AmeriStudent’s participating schools to highlight the fantastic institutions we partner with. This month, we’ll take a look at Village Christian School (VCS). – Located in Sun Valley, California, VCS is a private, non-denominational K-12 school with a beautiful 30-acre campus. The school is fully accredited and has had […]

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Host families come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Some are couples with kids. Some are single parents or just plain single. Some are retirees with empty nests.  They are any ethnicity, any religion, and they have houses both big and small. So which arrangement is best? What is the “ideal” host family? When […]

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Did you know that AmeriStudent currently has students in four states? While the majority of our students are placed in California (ranging from Fresno on southward), we have a sprinkling of students in Connecticut, Michigan, and Texas. As we look to the future of our company, we desire to see our presence in each of […]

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The Year of the Rooster is upon us as Saturday, January 28th marks Chinese New Year! Our foreign students from China celebration is near and if you are a host family and not sure what it’s all about? Here’s a rundown of the basics: Origins According to legend, a sea-dwelling monster named “Nian” would come […]

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